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Melissa has been a massage therapist for over 15 years.  She graduated from the Swedish institute an 1800 hr program focusing on eastern and western modalities.  Working side by side with chiropractors, acupuncturists, and volunteering in hospice for over a year, she has become very well rounded and versatile in treating a variety of ailments.  Melissa uses a blend of deep tissue, trigger point release, active and passive myofascia release techniques, stretching, and includes shiatsu to open up energetic pathways that are stagnant or blocked.  She will modify your session to suit your exact needs.  Besides being a massage therapist,  Melissa is a community herbalist and makes all of her own lotions and salves which she will use during your session.  She has extensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology, but also likes to call upon her intuition.

----- Melissa is currently not taking any clients at this time. -----

Black Mountain Asheville Massage Therapist
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